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The Poll
Compiled by Bill Syken
November 03, 2003
Tennesseans weigh in on sports*
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November 03, 2003

The Poll

Tennesseans weigh in on sports*

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Favorite sports to watch on TV:?

Football 81%
Winter Olympics 43%
Baseball 43%
Summer Olympics 42%
Auto racing 40%

ENEMY OF THE STATE

Steve Spurrier 65%
Brian Billick 4%
Ron Zook 3%

Despite his Volunteer State roots, former University of Florida coach Spurrier is the most overwhelming choice of any Enemy so far. Tennesseans' most hated opponents are the Florida Gators (57%), Alabama Crimson Tide (16%) and Baltimore Ravens (4%).

* Harris Interactive poll, conducted online, of 414 Tennessee residents who identified themselves as sports fans. Margin of error +/-4.5%.
?Multiple responses allowed.

Enthuse-o-meter

On a scale of 1 to 100, how would you rate your state's enthusiasm for sports, relative to other states'?

Rank: 2nd of first 16 states polled

WHO & WHERE

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